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1.  2 professor positions in Operations and Logistics at HEC Montréal

Posted 09-14-2017 10:28
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Two Tenure-Track Positions in Operations and Logistics Management


HEC Montréal is Canada's first business school and is recognized as a world leader in business education. The school offers a wide variety of business programs at the undergraduate and at the graduate levels. It has over 12,000 students (one third of which are international students) and 260 professors. HEC Montréal professors maintain high standards of excellence both in teaching and in their research. The main language of instruction at HEC Montréal is French; however, there are also programs and courses offered in English and in Spanish.


HEC Montréal invites applications for two tenure or tenure-track positions (open rank) in its Department of Logistics and Operations Management beginning June 1, 2018:

  • A position open to all subfields in Operations and Logistics Management.
  • A position associated to IVADO, the Institute for Data Valorization ( For this position, we are looking for a candidate doing research at the intersection of optimization, data sciences and machine learning, with applications in the field of Operations and Logistics Management. The candidate is expected to work on data-driven predictive and prescriptive analytical models and to collaborate on scientific and industrial projects within IVADO. Substantial initial funding is available.

  • Requirements
  • Candidates must either have a Ph.D., or be near completion of a Ph.D., in operations management or in a relevant discipline. Teaching excellence is required, as well as a strong aptitude for research and publications. All candidates are required to teach in French after two years, and will be expected to teach in the department's undergraduate and graduate programs.


While applications will be accepted until the position is filled, the application should be received by October 15, 2017, in order to receive full consideration. Please indicate clearly that you are applying for a position in the Department of Logistics and Operations Management. The application package must include:

1) a cover letter specifying the position you wish to apply for (general position, the IVADO position, or both);

2) a curriculum vitæ. Please specify:  

  • your citizenship;
  • your status in Canada (if applicable);
  • your level of French;

3) a teaching statement;

4) a research statement;

5) teaching evaluations, if available;

6) two recommendation letters.


Please submit your application package using the following link:



The letters of recommendation can be either submitted online by the candidate together with the application package using the link above. Alternatively, the letters can be emailed directly using the following email address:


You will find more information on our department on the following website:


HEC Montréal is committed to Employment equity and encourages applications from women, Aboriginal peoples, visible and ethnic minorities and persons with disabilities.


In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.


We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  

Raf Jans
HEC Montreal
Montreal QC